Deltona, FL


Highest Appreciating Deltona Neighborhoods Since 2000

Deltona, FL Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Deltona Housing Market Information

With a population of 88,474, 29,496 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $160,412, Deltona real estate and house prices are near the national average for all cities and towns.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Deltona, accounting for 94.80% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Deltona include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 1.64%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 1.62%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 1.34%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Deltona. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 76.65% of Deltona's homes, and 74.09% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Deltona built from 1970 to 1999 so parts of town may have that "Brady Bunch" look of homes popular in the '70s and early '80s, although some of these houses were built up through the early '90s as well. There is also a lot of housing in Deltona built between 2000 and later ( 18.89%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 7.76%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Deltona. Fully 12.74% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Deltona homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Deltona real estate prices below levels they could achieve if vacant housing was absorbed into the market and became occupied. Housing vacancy rates are a useful measure to consider, along with other things, if you are a home buyer or a real estate investor.

Deltona Home Appreciation Rates

Homes have actually lost value in Deltona over the last then years, as home values have seen a decline of 29.15% during the ten year period. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout appreciation rate data shows Deltona home appreciation rates at 3.34%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 14.06%.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Deltona that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Deltona real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Deltona appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 14.44%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 99.19% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Deltona. Deltona appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 3.34%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 14.06%.

Importantly, NeighborhoodScout’s exclusive research found that Deltona's housing market shows one of the <a href="/blog/highest-appreciating-cities">top real estate appreciation rates in the U.S.A.</a> in the latest quarter, which may signal the city’s near-future real estate investment strength.

Relative to Florida, our data show that Deltona's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 90% of the other cities and towns in Florida.

One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the city. Individual neighborhoods within Deltona differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Deltona - or in any city or town - that have the best track record of real estate appreciation, by the latest quarter, the last year, 2 years, 5 years, 10 years, or even since 2000, to assist you in making the best Deltona real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,499,000 0.3
$1,124,001 - $1,499,000 0.0
$749,001 - $1,124,000 0.1
$600,001 - $749,000 0.2
$450,001 - $600,000 1.3
$299,001 - $450,000 8.6
$150,001 - $299,000 44.2
$75,001 - $150,000 39.9
$0 - $75,000 5.4

Low for FL
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
45.4939646079925 61.5384615384615

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Deltona Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q4 - 2017 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2016 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2015 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2012 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2007 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
51.93% 2.45% 3 6
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,362 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 76.65
Renters 23.35
Vacant 12.74

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 18.9
1970 - 1999 73.0
1940 - 1969 7.8
1939 or Older 0.4

Types of Homes

Single-Family 94.8
Townhomes 1.3
Small Apt. Buildings 1.6
Apt. Complexes 1.6
Mobile Homes 0.6
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.37
1 Bedroom 1.49
2 Bedrooms 23.05
3 Bedrooms 58.25
4 Bedrooms 15.84
5 or more bedrooms 1.00